Sh 2-101 | Micahel Siniscalchi

Photographer
Micahel Siniscalchi
Email
msinis@aol.com
Location of photo
Abbott Observatory - NY
Date/Time of photo
August 12 & 14, 2007
Equipment
Camera - SBIG ST2000XM w/CFW8 OTA - TMB130-SS refractor Mount - Losmandy G11 Filters - CS LRGB & Astronomik Ha
Description
A bright emission nebula in Cygnus, Sharpless 2-101 is also known as the Tulip Nebula. This image also shows the Cygnus X-1 binary system in the lower right corner.
Website
http://www.helixgate.net
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